Marine Engineering Consultant

England, London
£70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Medical, Car
29 Jun 2017
27 Jul 2017
Simon Grant
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Marine Engineering Consultant
Location: London

The role…

*Undertake a wide range of surveys, investigations, audits and attendances as required, always in a professional manner, on ships, docks, fixed and floating objects both on or near -shore and offshore.
*Communicate findings both verbally and in the form of written reports and correspondence in a timely manner.
*Work together with clients such as P&I Clubs/Insurers, H&M Underwriters, Owners and Lawyers.
*The role requires working away from the office both within the UK and occasionally outside the UK, conducting the above scope of work.
*Where cases end up in court, provide written expert opinion and give verbal evidence in service to the court or tribunal as required within your areas of expertise.
*Attend meetings, court proceedings and conferences as necessary.
*Develop and maintain a network of clients and potential clients.
*Identify opportunities by researching industry and related events, publications, and announcements.
*Locate or propose potential new business opportunities by contacting potential clients, Track the activities and accomplishments of relevant companies.
*Market the consultancy's capabilities within the marine market.
*Update knowledge and keep abreast of industry trends by participating in training, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks and participating in professional conferences.

The person…

*The successful candidates will have a Chief Engineers (Class 1) certificate of competency.
*Candidates must be able to display excellent problem solving skills (both practical and theoretical), the ability to effectively communicate technical issues to a non-scientific client base and be willing and available to travel worldwide at short notice.
*Preference will be given to candidates that have recent experience sailing on deep sea commercial vessels
*Candidates with experience sailing on the most modern DFDE or LNG fuelled engines would be at an advantage

The reward…

*The successful candidate will benefit from a very competitive industry salary
*Holiday entitlement is 25 working days per year (plus statutory days)
*A non-contributory pension scheme
*Private health cover will also be paid by the company after this period, should you desire it. Your spouse/family is also eligible for this cover
*An annual discretionary bonus.
*Standard rail fares in to the London office will be paid by the company
*A company car (or a payment of £5k/year in lieu)